Sundial, Mounting Steps, Walls And Gate About 6 Metres South East Of Macquarie Farmhouse

Date:
29 Jan 2001
Location:
Sundial, Mounting Steps, Walls And Gate About 6 Metres South East Of Macquarie Farmhouse, Yatton, North Somerset, Somerset, BS49 4RQ
Reference:
IOE01/00253/10
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

YATTON C.P. NORTH END ST 46 NW 5/185 Sundial, mounting steps, walls and gate about 6 metres south east of Macquarie Farmhouse - II Sundial dated 1657, mounting steps and walls of late C18/early C19, C19 gate.

Limestone block with metal sundial set on top; rubble walls and steps to mounting block with pennant treads, cast iron gate. Block of limestone about 3/4 metre high, square base, has metal sundial with gnomon set on top, correctly aligned, circular plate with numerals incised and face of the sun, inscription: "I mark but ye sunny hours, 1657", in similar style to sundial at Nailsea Court, Nailsea (q.v.). About 1 metre south of sundial, 5 rubble steps to large top stand attached to rubble wall about one metre high and 4 metres long; cast iron gate to left has horizontal struts with circular decoration and spear tops, spear finials to top of gate; wall extends about 12 metres further to west to join Macquarie Farmhouse (q.v.) about 1 1/2 metres high.

Listing NGR: ST4228666422

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Evans_Derek IOE Records for Evans, Derek; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Derek Evans. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Evans, Derek

Rights Holder: Evans, Derek

Keywords

Cast Iron, Limestone, Metal, Rubble, Stuart Sundial, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Garden Ornament, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Steps, Transport, Pedestrian Transport Site, Gate, Unassigned